80% of marine litter comes from land.
Washed into gutters, blown into streams, lost down drains: litter is carelessly discarded.
So to tackle marine litter, we have to stop litter’s journey from source to sea.
Focused on the River Clyde and its tributaries, Upstream Battle raised awareness, gathered evidence and inspired action.
We connected communities, individuals, schools, and the private and public sectors.
We all have a part to play in keeping the Clyde clean and protecting our seas.
How did we do this?
Citizen Science Report
Read about our findings following the first 18 months of surveys.